Why are we creating
Because we want to support those working in the architecture and construction field. We want to support students wiiling to increase their knowledge and provide a multilingual learning tool to teachers and educators. We want to encourage their mobility and capacity to work and study abroad in international teams.
different to other DICTIONARIES?
With its digital form is accesible and free in the internet as a web application, that is easily expendable. It is multilingual (translated in 9 EU languages) and it has the most up to date building technology and themes about history of architecture and building traditions. It's interactive features and tests give the possibility to measure the gained knowledge and it has precise and quality illustrations (sections, elevations, axonometric and perspective views) derived from CAD drawings. Moreover instead of general images and terms there are lots of detailed drawings and explanations that make the educational process much easier.